Camellia x vernalis ‘Dawn’
Native to eastern and southern Asia. There are more than 3,000 named kinds of camellias, and the range in color, size, and form is remarkable. The genus includes the plant from which we get tea, but most garden plants are robust shrubs that flower in winter or spring.
Camellia x vernalis
Certain camellias once classed as sasanquas have been placed here because they bloom later, are often denser in growth, shinier in leaf, and have firmer-textured flowers. They are generally sold as sasanquas.‘Dawn’
Single to semidouble, small white flowers blushed pink. Dense, upright, hardy shrub to 9 ft. tall, 6 ft. wide.
Midseason to late. Medium-large, rose-pink rose-form double to peony-form flowers. Vigorous, comp...
Useful broadleafed evergreens for espaliers, groundcovers, informal hedges, screening, containers, and...
Midseason. Large to very large flowers, semidouble to peony form to formal double, in pale pink s...